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FG to disburse $1.5m for revamping of primary health care

The Federal Government has indicated its plans to disburse $1.5 million to the 36 states of the federation and the Federal Capital Territory for the welfare of the country’s primary healthcare system. This assertion was made by Minister of Health, Isaac Adewole during

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We are going ahead with strike- oil workers

Nigerian oil workers on Thursday insisted on going ahead with their planned strike today. This is despite reports that the government had commenced talks with their leaders. According to officials of the Petroleum and Natural Gas Senior Staff Association of Nigeria (PENGASSAN), the strike

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MEND- We are ready to go ahead with talks with FG

The Movement for the Emancipation of the Niger Delta (MEND) and the group’s chief negotiator in the proposed dialogue with the Federal Government, Mr. Odein Ajumogobia (SAN), have resolved their differences. Aljazirhanews gathered on Tuesday that they had agreed to

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FG Will Adopt Simple Planning Process To Gain Inclusive Development – Sen. Udoma

Sen. Udoma Udo-Udoma, Minister of Budget and National Planning says the Federal Government will adopt simple planning process to achieve inclusive growth and development in the country. Udo-Udoma said this when he was fielding questions from some participants at the

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FG commences recruitment of 500, 000 unemployed Nigerians

  In what is the first roll-out of its N500billion social investment programmes, the Nigerian government is set to begin taking applications online for positions in the 500,000 direct teacher jobs scheme, through an internet portal named npower.gov.ng. While the

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FG Releases Interim Report Of Treasury Looters

The Federal Government said it has made cash recoveries totaling N78,325,354,631.82 (Seventy eight billion, three hundred and twenty-five million, three hundred and fifty-four thousand, six hundred and thirty one Naira and eighty two kobo); $185,119,584.61 (One hundred and eight five

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Revealed: FG, states to spend paltry 8% of budgets on education, 2016

The federal and state governments will spend about 8 percent of their total budgets of N12.2 trillion on education this year. An indepth analysis by a news medium, Daily Trust of the combined expenditure of the federal and 33 state

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Nigerians Must Start Patronizing Own Products- FG

The Federal Government says it intends to make Nigerians look inwards by buying products, especially vehicles made in the country. This assertion was made by the minister of science and technology, Dr Ogbonnaya Onu, in Abuja on Monday. Onu said

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FG Moves To Retrieve Loans Granted To Banks

The Federal Government has set up an inter-agency committee on recovery of loans granted to commercial banks and corporate organizations by Asset Management Corporation of Nigeria (AMCON). The committee, which was inaugurated last Thursday in Abuja by the Minister of

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Ambode, Ajomale urge FG to seek bilateral relations with Russia on power

  Governor Akinwunmi Ambode of Lagos State and the State Chairman, All Progressives Congress, APC, Chief Henry Ajomale, have urged Federal government to strengthen its ties with Russia in order to revamp the country’s economy, especially in power supply. They

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